Casanova di Neri
Casanova di Neri is a producer based in Tuscany and specializes in Brunello di Montalcino, a denomination awarded the elite DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita) status.
- Vintages with 100 point scores: 2001, 2007, and 2010
- Most Popular For: Complexity and age-worthiness
- Highest Achievement: Winner of numerous Tre Bicchieri awards from Gambero Rosso
Provenance & Masters Behind the Bottle
Founded in 1971 by Giovanni Neri, the winery is now managed by his son, Giacomo Neri. Both Giovanni and Giacomo are credited with innovations in the Brunello di Montalcino region, particularly in single-vineyard bottlings that express unique terroir characteristics.
Vineyard & Craftsmanship
Casanova di Neri owns several exceptional vineyards, with the "Tenuta Nuova" and "Cerretalto" vineyards being the most noteworthy. Employing meticulous vineyard management and low yields, the winery ensures the quality of grapes that contribute to its lauded Brunello.
Aging & Investment Value
Brunello di Montalcino from Casanova di Neri is crafted for longevity. For collectors, this presents an excellent opportunity for investment, as the wine's value is likely to increase over time due to its limited production and proven track record.